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hi, i'm beth troutman. it's final for the videos you'll be talking about "right this minute." it's a spectacular crash that everyone walked away from. what's even more shocking about this video is who was behind the wheel of the parked car. we've got the story. never stand between a shopper and a good bargain. the hot item that might be pretty but worth $1200. >> it might be ugly and it ain't worth $1200. >> are you ready for a public bathroom made of -- how one small town hopes it will draw tourism. >> where she would go on vacation snfr i want to use the
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see-through bathroom. 007 fans waiting for sky fall. how they shot the amazing underwater action scene, something only bond could pull off. >> it's frickinck' awesome. > hehat is believed to be distracted driving are all caught on camera. this is at an intersection in pelham, new hampshire. two cars coming at what looks like full speed at this intersection. this is a four-way stop. when these cars collide, watch what happens next. >> a four way stop so two people weren't paying attention? >> there was a four-way stop in pelham, new hampshire. what's even more shoppinging about this video, the car the suv rolled onto was an unmarked police car and the officer was
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in the car when the car rolled onto it on the driver's side. was he okay? >> luckily no serious injuries as a result of this accident. this happened a month ago but the surt video was just released. the unmarked car was driven by brian mccarthy and whdh caught up with him. >> it's scary whether you're a policeman, firemen, civilian. >> there's semple indications to let you know there's a stop sign ahead, a stop sign ahead sign, the stop sign, a blinking light above. >> imagine one of the people that see the accident and you look and see the cops, man, they got there fast. more than 100 firefighters had to respond to a three-alarm fire at a wood shop in pennsylvania. look at this. we've got to send a big thanks for the video. >> a wood shop? >> a wood shop.
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>> might as well be a fuel refinery. >> the name is b & b structures. they make sheds. think about the lacquers, other kinds of things in there. it's a big flammable mess. the toughest part of fighting this fire, this is a nonhydrant area. all the water you're seeing in this video is from what's brought in. the fire marshall said an accidental electrical fire started in the center of the building that led to the blaze. if you notice you've got firefighters in their gear fighting the blaze. >> the amish, is this anach amish factory? >> it is owned by an amish family. it's unclear whether these are workers from b & b or amish firefighters or people in the community but they are out there lending a hand to these 100 plus firefighters. >> just in suspenders and pants and no protective gear, just out there doing a good deed.
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>> the video is 11 minutes long. if you look about halfway through, you can see -- the one piece of good news from the story, another building belonging to b & b structures just 30 feet from this building that caught on fire, a 300 foot building, the fire didn't touch that building. for those of you who don't know anna de la russo -- >> did she say i need a fashion shower? >> anna is an editor-at-large for vogue magazinein japan. she announced her special collection. >> with h&m. >> the line released yesterday. the girls from wreak havoc went to an h&m in new york city. the doors open and the shop was just mad dash through the store --
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>> they are taking all my luggage. >> this is our luggage. >> they look like animals grabbing at these, a piece of meat on the knoll in serengeti. >> how can you stand there and fight. >> it's worth them because they can sell the luggage, $99 to $150, on ebay it's selling for at least $800 to $1200. >> that's ours. you took some luggage. >> the wreak havoc girls get in the mix, buy some stuff as well but they get in the way of the hoarders so they don't end up taking as much as they can to later sell on ebay. >> at least somebody out there trying to do something about breaking this up and stopping people from selling it with the marked up price on ebay. >> these people are like ebay. >> trying to save the public from unnecessary markups.
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still trying to figure out what a fashion shower is. in 2008, jane heparin graduated from vanderbilt and was studying for the bar exam when she noticed a spider bite that looked like a bruise. she ended up in the er and doctors suspected she may have been bitten by a brown recluse. >> all i know is they are the worst kind. >> they are small. you can't detect them. >> some of the images from the story will be difficult to look at. she was put on antibiotics. instead of getting better, it got worse. having to undergo 20 surgeries. why? after she was bitten the first time, at home recovering and they believe she was bitten again. imagine the odds. >> i wouldn't go back to that house? >> what does the recluse bite do? >> it basically eats your muscles. they had to go in, dig out all that necrotic tissue that died.
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they put in skin grafts. it didn't take. the third time it took. doctors discovered she had an autoimmune disease, that's why it wasn't taking the first two times. >> also maybe more powerful on her system. >> she said the segd one was worse than the first one. it was down to bone. they told her she might lose her leg. she didn't. not only did they save her leg but in the midst of all this she took the bar exam and passed. this prompted her to change her career choice. she's goalkeeper back to school and through the nursing program. >> she's spider girl. >> she literally got bit by a spider and got smarter. 900 pounds and accused of killing. but the real story is whether or not she actually did what she has admitted to. see how a tlc show is shedding
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light on her story. >> it could not have happened the way everybody believed it happened. >> something stuck in the drinpipe. >> you can hear when we switched to fios, we got better tv,
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better phone, better internet. it was like somebody like took our computer, shook all the junk out of it. we're actually getting more for our money with fios. [ male announcer ] it's time to get more for your money. upgrade to verizon fios internet, tv and phone with our best price online. just $84.99 a month, guaranteed for one year with no annual contract. there's at least three computers. [ girl 1 ] a tablet. [ woman 1 ] couple of gaming systems. we could all be running at the same time. we do not notice any dips. [ male announcer ] get tv rated #1 in customer satisfaction. and get the school year off to a great start with america's fastest, most consistent and most reliable internet. internet is ablutely imperative for school nowadays. look up this, write an essay on that. my life is greatly improved because of fios. [ male announcer ] move up to fios today for just $84.99 a month for a year. with no annual contract, there's no reason to wait. you should totally get fios.
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[ male announcer ] visit verizon.com/hotprice. that's verizon.com/hotprice. contact the verizon center for customers with disabilities at 800-974-6006 tty/v. welcome to the value you deserve. welcome to life on fios. ♪ about to premier an hour long special called "half-ton killer." a story of a woman named gonzalez. >> it's just shocking. no one can really believe someone could sit on a kid and kill the kid. >> myra weighed 1,000 pounds. she was accused of sitting on and killing her 2-year-old nephew. >> the real story is whether or not she actually did what she has admitted to. >> it's a shocking case where nothing -- >> this thing just keeps getting stranger and stranger. >> is as it seems. >> something else is happening. >> i should be punished.
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i did wrong. >> a false confession is a rarity. her testimony -- >> who is covering up for whom and what's to cover. >> is the very thing that may prevent her from staying alive. >> to tell us more about the attorney we had her attorney via skype "right this minute." >> you believe myra was innocent p tell me about that? >> this is like no other case. the investigation has revealed that myra somehow leaned over the edge of the bed, fallen on top of her nephew and crushed the bone. when you look over and compare it, it could not have happened the way it was said to have happened. >> do you believe she was covering for somebody. >> we went to visit myra. look, myra, your statement says you leaned over the bed. we want to re-enact it. we want to see how you got up from the floor by yourself after you if fell on the child.
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we began to do the exercise. she started crying. we knew she was covering up for something somebody else did. >> why do you think she would? >> her position is i weigh 900 pound. i'm bed ridden. as far as myra is concerned she was dead. she may as well take it to the grave with her. she was going before it went to trial. >> what's myra's condition now, if you don't mind me asking. >> she waist 400 pounds. after extensive diets, extensive surgery, she's now taking steps with the assistance of a walker. >> does she have a different outlook on life now that she's gotten her health back. >> the philosophy, full circle from death to i've made it. that's outside of the tragedy. that is the real tragedy here. >> to see the story of myra rosales, the half-ton killer, it airs wednesday october 10th, 9:00, 8:00 central.
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i'm about to redefine the term public rest room. the small town in east texas is going to put in some new public rest rooms in downtown but they are going to be made of all glass. the mayor thinks it might draw people to the small town. >> what generates tourism are things that are unique. this is definitely unique. >> the glass bathrooms work similar to the windshield of your car. >> the overriding principle is, as long as it's brighter outside than inside, you will not be able to see it. >> you can see out but people can't see in. >> it's going to have lights around the base of the bathroom. they say it will always be lit properly. it will work. we found a bunch of different pictures of this on the internet. it will be like where should we go on vacation this year? i want to use the see-through bathroom. >> people think they will use it, part of a project by an art
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designer. you can see picks of the work here. it's the first of its kind in the u.s. would you use it? >> no. if i really had to go and there was nothing else, i would keep my fingers crossed that it worked. >> i get stage fright if i think somebody is in the stall next to me. i wouldn't be able to use it. >> think of the office building, they can see out, you can't see in. how much fun wyatt be to moon everybody around. >> control those lights. >> on/off switch. i can see the guy with a switch. here comes the cute girl. lights off. it happens in broad daylight and it's caught on camera. >> they see somebody walk up and take their cat. >> helping to solve a cat napping next on "right this minute." and still to come, it's a series of web videos that pretty much says -- >> growing up sucks. >> when a trash can says it you will about your life next.
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pick up time for a grand extme aenre purchase i got i i abort. >> see how bad when we switched to fios, we got better tv,
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better phone, better internet. it was like somebody like took our computer, shook all the junk out of it. we're actually getting more for our money with fios. [ male announcer ] it's time to get more for your money. upgrade to verizon fios internet, tv and phone with our best price online. just $84.99 a month, guaranteed for one year with no annual contract. there's at least three computers. [ girl 1 ] a tablet. [ woman 1 ] couple of gaming systems. we could all be running at the same time. we do not notice any dips. [ male announcer ] get tv rated #1 in customer satisfaction. and get the school year off to a great start with america's fastest, most consistent and most reliable internet. internet is absolutely imperative for school nowadays. look up this, write an essay on that. my life is greatly improved because of fios. [ male announcer ] move up to fios today for just $84.99 a month for a year. with no annual contract, there's no reason to wait. you should totally get fios. [ male announcer ] visit verizon.com/hotprice. that's verizon.com/hotprice. contact the verizon center for customers with disabilities at 800-974-6006 tty/v. welcome to the value you deserve.
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welcome to life on fios. ♪ down on the gold coast in australia they have shark nets to keep the sharks away from the beach so swimmers don't get bitten. sometimes things get caught. this time it was a baby whale. you could see she disentangled
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or snared in this netting so they had to call the fishery service to help bail her out. her pod moved her out. they believed mom was still there while all this was going on. >> this is going to happen more and more and more. >> it's a half mile off the coast. if you've got sharks and whales in the same area, i don't know how you keep whales from being caught in the net. >> we aren't the only inhabitants on this planet. we need to protect our wildlife. >> after forty minutes the whale was freed and swam off. >> it stinks to see this but looks like they are keeping an eye. >> i like how they call a 22 foot whale a baby. i have another one. one day a guy comes home from work and hears something in a drainpipe and doesn't flo what it is. at first he thinks it's a bird. you can hear it scratching. he gets the two-by-four out because that's the expert way to remove wildlife that's stuck.
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watch what comes out. >> a chipmunk. >> it was a chipmunk. he goes through the all the work, uses a two-by-four, unscrews it, does the chip among stop to say thank you. >> probably late for a giggity. >> have to get back to alvin and simon. where is theodore. >> doesn't take it personally when he runs off and doesn't thank him. >> row row row your boat. ♪ row row row your boat gently down the stream merrily merrily merrily merrily life is but a dream ♪ >> after college when you enter adulthood you quickly learn life is about 9:00 to 5:00, bills to pay. according to the makers of an l.a.-based web series it's also about things like a pillow you've really been wanting to buy or nice quiet night at home with boxed wine or netflix
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series or this. >> sus & i got a new trash can at target over the week. i thought we would get something inexpensive until we saw this. it was $25. susan was like in a month you won't miss that $25 bucks and we'll still have this awesome trash can that will be our trash can for years and years. i thought, she's right. it's going to look way better. after a couple of months i probably won't even remember it cost as much as i did. >> no one tells me growing up sucks. >> that's what you have to think about day to day. >> really depressing. >> it's sad but we can relate to it. >> it's a dark but hilarious web series called i miss drugs. joined by enthusiasts, joining us, hi, guys. we don't know if we are depressed or funny. >> nathaniel and i were in the
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place where the fellow inch episode one. came out with this. saw his eyes light up and both knew there was something bigger than there. >> are your lives really like this? >> are yours? >> yeah. i'm pretty sure you were following me around last weekend at target when i was trying to pick out a soap dispensers. >> these are mostly true stories. >> you search for ideas at ikea and follow couples around as they choose things for their wedding registry. >> no, i'm like, hey, jay, what did you do this weekend? this. i'm like oh, cool, i'll write it down. i'll see you sunday and shoot it. it will be great. >> talk about the title of the series. do i need tosk where you got that? >> came out with it in a moment of deep reflection. we were like oh, that pretty much sums up everything i feel about life right now. >> guy i going on a
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> thanks, guys, for joining us. we're depressive. we're going to pop some popcorn and watch the notebook. i have a treat for you. a behind the scenes look at the upcoming james bond movie. [ dog growls, barks ] bring your dog to work day... not our best idea. are better than others. that was fast! thank you.
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i have a beautiful view of the earth courtesy of the international space station. this is a space station flying over the earth at night.
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>> that's awesome. so are those storms we're seeing, those little flashes of light? >> we're seeing huge metropolitan areas that are lit up by electricity. you're seeing the areas that don't have the electricity. it's just stunning. it almost looks like a jewel. >> as cool as it is to see the big cities with all the lights, it's also equally cool to see the desert where there's no light whatsoever and how big those areas are. >> yes. >> do you think you could get anything done if you were an astronaut there? i would have my face plastered against against the glass just watching. i wouldn't do anything, just sit there all day. >> thanks to "right this minute." you can sit here all day and watch it unfold from the safety and oxygen rich comfort of our studio. >> i like these guys but i think i'd rather be on the iss. for all of you 007 loving, anticipating the release of the latest 007 movie in november.
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>> i can't wait. >> i have a treat for you. this is a really cool behind the scenes look at a scene they shot for the movie under water. >> three, one, action. >> it's freakin' cool because mike valentine, who is the underwater director of photography gives us this insight on what they have to go through to accomplish this scene. they have floating ice. they have the divers. they have, of course, the hand some daniel craig doing his stunts down there. >> and he did all his own stunts, not some stuntman underwater guy. >> no, it's daniel craig himself. >> kate upton, too. >> makes me like craig even more. makes him more rugged. >> he's game for anything. he was in the pool a lot. concentrate on the acting as
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well. you're moving a lot more than you think you are. just lifting your arms, it's more weight under water. >> it's night. i love seeing behind the scenes stuff, how they do it. >> also worth mentioning today october 5th marks the anniversary of dr. no with sean connery. >> is that your connery impression. >> it is. >> sean connery. paragliding looks so elegant and smooth unless you botch the takeoff like this guy does. gets a running start, running, fumbling, stumbling. >> oh, no. he's fighting hard to take off, even though he knows he fell, fell on the rocks. >> gets dragged through the brush, bounce over rocks, then kind of eats it, stuck down there. luckily he didn't keep going off the cliff. >> maybe he just like ate a ton and weighs more than he thought. had like 10 burgers right before
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this. >> i got this, i got this. abort, abort, abort, abort. >> was it his first time? >> it must have been his first time. >> this would happen to me. >> poor guy. good thing he landed. can you say landed? he never really took off? >> he crash landed. that's going to do it for our show. we'll see you on the next "right this minute." when we switched to fios, we got better tv,
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better phone, better internet. it was like somebody like took our computer, shook all the junk out of it. we're actually getting more for our money with fios. [ male announcer ] it's time to get more for your money. upgrade to verizon fios internet, tv and phone with our best price online. just $84.99 a month, guaranteed for one year with no annual contract. there's at least three computers. [ girl 1 ] a tablet. [ woman 1 ] couple of gaming systems. we could all be running at the same time. we do not notice any dips. [ male announcer ] get tv rated #1 in customer satisfaction. and get the school year off to a great start with america's fastest, most consistent and most reliable internet. internet is absolutely imperative for school nowadays. look up this, write an essay on that. my life is greatly improved because of fios. [ male announcer ] move up to fios today for just $84.99 a month for a year. with no annual contract, there's no reason to wait. you should totally get fios. [ male announcer ] visit verizon.com/hotprice. that's verizon.com/hotprice. contact the verizon center for customers with disabilities at 800-974-6006 tty/v. welcome to the value you deserve.
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